This route will require a very high level of fitness, stamina and endurance. In adverse weather, the Elite route could be extremely physically demanding.
The section on foot is 12km, and has a height gain of 456m
On the water, the canoe activity has a length of 14km.
The bike route is 41km with a height gain of around 1110m
This year, a new and exciting compulsory activity will be introduced for the first time.
This will be in the form of an obstacle course which will include elements of climbing, crawling, pushing and lifting. Your strength, fitness and stamina will be tested!
Training tips for this section of the challenge will be available!
We are looking forward to the support of the Brownlee Brothers on this route!